This Fun Shoot is open to club and non-club members. Using single shot rifles like the “Springfield Trapdoor”, the 1874 Sharps, the Remington Rolling Blocks, Stevens, Ballards, Maynards, Winchester 1885 High Walls, etc.”, and of course reproductions of such representative of the 1860s to 1898. There will also be separate divisions for lever guns, bolt and scoped rifles. On lever and bolt guns ammo will be loaded one round at a time and fired one round at a time.
The matches will be held on Range #7 and consist of steel and paper targets at 100, 200 and 300 yards. There will be 45 shots for score, with 30 shots on steel (1/2 scale NRA animals, chicken, pig, turkey and ram) and 15 shots on paper, with sighters on steel gongs and/or paper.Using Black Powder/ BP substitute or Smokeless powder (different divisions). DUPLEX LOADS allowed as Smokeless, lead/lead alloy bullets, No jacketed bullets of any kind, No gas checks, No rear rifle bag/or rest allowed directly under the rifle stock. Iron sights of the period and a scope class if participation warrants. These will be of the period and/or reproductions on the single shot rifles.